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SPC Rooney

In support of my brothers and sisters in arms, I want to take this opportunity to make you aware of the desperate NEED for more life insurance on soldiers lives. The military will only give you up to a certain

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MVFR: Support Our Troops

Mountain View Fire Rescue

[July 4th 2014] “On Friday, July 4th you’ll notice the crews of Mountain View Fire Rescue wearing red instead of their normal Class B blue shirts. MVFR is joining the R.E.D. Fridays movement that is occurring across the nation. R.E.D.

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HeroBracelets has raised over $300,000.00

Red Friday HeroBracelet

I’m with We’ve been making memorial and deployed HeroBracelets to raise money for a dozen military family non profits since 2004. We’ve raised over $300,000.00 for the organizations. We’re going to start making a special edition Red Friday HeroBracelet

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2 Marines Embark on a Memorial through hike of the Appalachain Trail in memory of fallen camrade


My brother, Jeff Fowler, and a friend of his are currently 260 miles into a through hike of the Appalachain Trail. Both Marines, they are hiking in memory of their fallen camrade, Jason Karella, who was killed in Afghanistan in

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Rochester Veterans Council


Sent: 2013/02/16 Dear, Portsmouth(NH)…Dennis Sellers(left), President of the Rochester Veterans Council presents a token RED SHIRT FRIDAYS/SUPPORT THE TROOPS shirt to the officers of a U.S. Army unit returning from combat in Afghanistan. This unit was enjoying some downtime

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Service Disabled Veterans Directory

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Freetown Fire Department


FREETOWN — Deb Allerdt, secretary for the Freetown Fire Department, says she worries every day for her son’s safety since he left to serve in Iraq. But the support she sees every Friday when members of the Fire Department and

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Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service


On Nov. 11, 2011, Veterans Day, TEEX officially kicked off its participation in Red Shirt Friday, a nationwide initiative that visibly demonstrates support for our men and women in uniform. TEEX is a military/veteran-friendly organization. TEEX’s student, wage and budgeted

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Red Friday Ralley

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Treat The Troops


Volunteers from Spring Hill, FL comprise one of the many groups across the country that bake and send cookies to deployed military men and women on behalf of Treat The Troops. The hard working ladies and men in Spring Hill

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